Glasses of the 70s: Glasses worn by Elvis and John Lennon

70s sunglasses were much more than huge XXL glasses with colored lenses and functional glasses for opticians. In the 1970s, glasses become fashion and designer glasses.
37 glasses
37 glasses
Anglo American Optical LIPS Art Frame Rare Museum Piece Details
Anglo American Optical LIPS
699.00 EUR
Description
  • Anglo American Optical, mod. LIPS, Frame England
  • precious rarity from the 1960's in excellent condition
  • a piece of fashion history by designer Pierre Marly
  • specifically made for the 'Haute Couture' Shows; Paris
  • one of a kind, collector's item (belongs in a museum)
  • unworn and with a true vintage case from the 1960's
Bausch & Lomb 418
299.00 EUR
Description
  • rare 1980's designer eyeglasses by BAUSCH & LOMB
  • classic combi glasses: metal frame with plastic bar
  • the special feature: frame has a portion of real gold
  • gold doublé in 1/20 10kt. proportion; high-end quality
  • 1/20 of the frame is 10k gold, precious and very rare
  • a genuine old rarity (size 56-18) in unworn condition
Bugatti 55003
599.00 EUR
Description
  • precious 80's Bugatti vintage sunglasses; size 54-16
  • rare designer piece (made of GENUINE buffalo HORN)
  • true rarity (pure natural material - handmade), vertu!
  • every model (made of horn) looks individual / unique
  • unworn (like all our BUGATTI gentlemen's sunglasses)
  • NO retro, but a collector's item from the early 1980's!
  • one of a kind: almost impossible to find, in these days
Bugatti 55020
599.00 EUR
Description
  • precious 80's Bugatti vintage sunglasses; size 54-18
  • rare designer piece (made of GENUINE buffalo HORN)
  • true rarity (pure natural material - handmade), vertu!
  • every model (made of horn) looks individual / unique
  • unworn (like all our BUGATTI gentlemen's sunglasses)
  • NO retro, but a collector's item from the early 1980's!
  • one of a kind: almost impossible to find, in these days
Bugatti 64745 Rare Collector's Sunglasses Details
Bugatti 64745
1,199.00 EUR
Description
  • 64745: extremely rare vintage sunglasses by Bugatti
  • true rarity from the late 1970's (collector's glasses)
  • spectacular frame with striking Bugatti leather logo
  • never worn (like all our old 70's Bugatti sunglasses)
  • NO retro, but a collector's item, belongs in a museum
  • one of a kind: almost impossible to find, these days!
Bugatti 64852
499.00 EUR
Description
  • precious 80's Bugatti vintage sunglasses; size 54-16
  • rare designer piece (made of GENUINE buffalo HORN)
  • true rarity (pure natural material - handmade), vertu!
  • every model (made of horn) looks individual / unique
  • unworn (like all our BUGATTI gentlemen's sunglasses)
  • NO retro, but a collector's item from the early 1980's!
  • one of a kind: almost impossible to find, in these days
Bugatti 65218 Rare Old 70's Bugatti Glasses Details
Bugatti 65218
999.00 EUR
Description
  • precious Bugatti vintage luxury sunglasses for men
  • noble tortoise-optic (true rarity from the late 70's)
  • medium frame (55 size) with central red Bugatti logo
  • much sought-after collector's item (museum piece)
  • new old stock (like all our old Bugatti ORIGINALS)
  • NO RETRO SHADES; an authentic 40 years old vertu
Bugatti 65218 Rare 70's Bugatti Sunglasses Details
Bugatti 65218
999.00 EUR
Description
  • precious Bugatti vintage luxury sunglasses for men
  • noble tortoise-optic (true rarity from the late 70's)
  • LARGE frame (58 size) with central red Bugatti logo
  • much sought-after collector's item (museum piece)
  • new old stock (like all our old Bugatti ORIGINALS)
  • NO RETRO SHADES; an authentic 40 years old vertu
Bugatti 7343
599.00 EUR
Description
  • precious 80's Bugatti vintage sunglasses; size 54-16
  • rare designer piece (made of GENUINE buffalo HORN)
  • true rarity (pure natural material - handmade), vertu!
  • every model (made of horn) looks individual / unique
  • unworn (like all our BUGATTI gentlemen's sunglasses)
  • NO retro, but a collector's item from the early 1980's!
  • one of a kind: almost impossible to find, in these days
Carrera 549 Leo DiCaprio Movie Sunglasses Details
Carrera 549
1,699.00 EUR
Description
  • very old vintage Carrera sunglasses from 1972/73
  • Leonardo DiCaprio movie sunglasses: in Tarantinos
  • "once upon a time in hollywood" sunglasses / shades
  • one of the first CARRERA (by Optyl) models, at all
  • legendary Elvis Presley style (distinctive temples)
  • almost 50 years old rarity, unworn, museum piece
  • actually NOT FOR SALE, therefore at 1.699 Euro ;)
Cazal 606 70's Frame First Cazal Series Details
Cazal 606
599.00 EUR
Description
  • ultra rare vintage Cazal sunglasses from the late 1970's
  • model of the first series by CAri ZALloni (CAZAL), ever!
  • Cazal started to mark the frames "W.Germany" in the 80s
  • a piece of contemporary fashion history (museum piece)
  • unworn original (NEW OLD STOCK), true collector's item
  • NO RETRO SUNGLASSES; but a genuine 40 years old rarity
Cazal 607 1st Series From The Late 70's Details
Cazal 607
599.00 EUR
Description
  • CAZZY 607 = one of the most wanted vintage models
  • designed by CAri ZALloni (Mr. CAZAL) in the late 70's
  • 1.SERIES was "Frame Germany" and slightly different
  • this pair comes with new gradient sun lenses by Cazal
  • 2nd hand, but in mint condition (real collector's item)
  • a true tribute to Cari Zalloni (20.08.'37 - 03.07.'12) !!
Cazal 621 West Germany Cazal Glasses Details
Cazal 621
249.00 EUR
Description
  • vintage Cazal model from the late 70s/early 80s
  • ultra rare frame (still with the old CAZAL logo)
  • gents designer eyeglasses 'made in W.Germany'
  • new old stock (like all our W.Germany originals)
  • NO RETRO EYEWEAR, but 100% vintage stock !!
  • orig. clear demo lenses can be replaced optionally
Cazal 701 Ultra Rare CAzal 70's Glasses Details
Cazal 701
399.00 EUR
Description
  • ultra rare CAZAL men's eyeglass-frame of the 70's
  • monolithic quality, built to last, made in Germany
  • unusual and well balanced frame finish, size 56/18
  • seamless change from gray to silver; simply unique
  • unworn ("new old stock"); true vintage Cazal rarity
  • NO retro specs, but a genuine 40 years old original
  • frame is made for lenses of any kind (optical / sun)
Cazal 701
399.00 EUR
Description
  • ultra rare CAZAL men's sunglasses of the late 70's
  • monolithic quality, built to last, made in Germany
  • unusual and well balanced frame finish, size 58/18
  • seamless change from brown to silver; simply unique
  • unworn ("new old stock"); true vintage Cazal rarity
  • NO retro shades, but a genuine 40 years old original
  • frame is made for lenses of any kind (optical / sun)
Cazal 702 Ultra Rare 70's Cazal Glasses Details
Cazal 702
399.00 EUR
Description
  • ultra rare CAZAL men's eyeglass-frame of the 70's
  • monolithic quality, built to last, made in Germany
  • unusual and well balanced frame finish, size 58/16
  • seamless change from gray to silver; simply unique
  • unworn ("new old stock"); true vintage Cazal rarity
  • NO retro specs, but a genuine 40 years old original
  • frame is made for lenses of any kind (optical / sun)
Cazal 704 70's Combi Glasses First Series Details
Cazal 704
399.00 EUR
Description
  • ultra rare vintage Cazal eyeglasses from the late 1970's
  • model of the first series by CAri ZALloni (CAZAL), ever!
  • with the age-old 'Frame Germany' engraving; size 56/18
  • Cazal started to mark the frames "W.Germany" in the 80s
  • famous 'combi glasses' (metal frame with plastic temples)
  • unworn original (NEW OLD STOCK), true collector's item
  • NO RETRO EYEGLASSES; but a genuine 40 years old rarity
Christian Dior 2026 XXL Oversized 70's Shades Details
Christian Dior 2026
349.00 EUR
Description
  • hyper-flashy Christian Dior designer shades from 1975
  • gigantic XXL size, for the real flashy entrance at night
  • ultra-exclusive, you won´t find something like that today
  • of course, unworn (like all our rare vintage Dior shades)
  • NO retro fashion, but a 43 years old original; true rarity
  • lightweight and built to last (thanks to OPTYL material)
Christian Dior 2042 Rare Vintage Sunglasses 70's Details
Christian Dior 2042
249.00 EUR
Description
  • magical Christian Dior designer sunglasses of the 70's
  • one of the first sunglass' models by Christian Dior, ever
  • a real vintage rarity; one of a kind; a true eye-catcher!
  • made of unbelievable Optyl material with 'mystic effect'
  • frame does not seem to age (shines like just produced)
  • typical coloring for the 1970's fashion, TRUE VINTAGE!
  • NO RETRO shades, but an unworn 40 years old original
Christian Dior 2277 XL 70's Ladies Sunglasses Details
Christian Dior 2277
249.00 EUR
Description
  • fashionable XXL 70's sunglasses by Christian DIOR
  • still lightweight thanks for brilliant Optyl material
  • perfect 70's flair with floral pattern on the temples
  • superlative style for true "flower power" enthusiasts
  • never worn (like all our vintage C. DIOR sunglasses)
  • NO RETRO SHADES, but a rare 40 years old Original!
Django Unchained Iconic Movie Sunglasses Details
Django Unchained
499.00 EUR
Description
  • old vintage sunglasses from the late 1960's / early 70's
  • originally made as working sunglasses (welding shades)
  • thanks to "Django Unchained" this style became famous
  • Jamie Foxx (DJANGO) wore such a model in the movie
  • but actually, this style of sunglasses didn't exist in 1858
  • unworn rarity (like all our legendary movie sunglasses)
  • museum piece; actually not for sale (incl. Gaultier case)
Emilio Pucci XXL Oversized 60's Sunglasses Details
Emilio Pucci XXL
899.00 EUR
Description
  • artful VINTAGE designer sunglasses by Emilio PUCCI
  • world famous frame pattern; futuristic & sophisticated
  • stars like Sophia Loren, Grace Kelly, Marilyn Monroe ...
  • Jacqueline Kennedy wore the Pucci creations in the 60's
  • un old 60's ORIGINAL in great condition, museum piece
  • NO retro fashion, but a true old unicum; fancy & unique
Metzler 447 Vintage Glasses Nerd Hipster Details
Metzler 447
169.00 EUR
Description
  • classic Metzler vintage eyeglasses from the 1970's/80's
  • incredible premium craftsmanship (You must feel this!)
  • great optic: the material changes from brown to clear
  • 2nd hand model, but in mint condition - truly vintage!
  • NO RETRO EYEGLASSSES, but an old Metzler ORIGINAL
  • the frame is made for lenses of any kind (optical / sun)
Metzler 448 70's Original Nerd Glasses Details
Metzler 448
199.00 EUR
Description
  • old original Metzler eyeglass-frame from the 70's/80's
  • a true classic at that time - reclaimed nerd style today
  • massive frame, top craftsmanship; medium size 48-22
  • gray-brownish coloring (characteristical for the 1970's)
  • never worn (like all our vintage METZLER nerd glasses)
  • the frame is made for lenses of any kind (optical / sun)
Metzler JK Gold Filled 60's Glasses Frame Details
Metzler JK
349.00 EUR
Description
  • antique Metzler eyeglasses from the 60's - GOLD FILLED!
  • fine gold doublé in 1/10 12k proportion; precious rarity
  • 1/10 of the metal with 12ct gold (incredible top-quality)
  • 2nd hand model in an excellent condition (ready to wear)
  • professional refurbished with new transparent demo lenses
  • but this quality frame can be glazed with lenses of any kind
  • NO retro; a 50! years old original; almost impossible to find
Militärbrille Round Old Army Military Sunglasses Details
Militärbrille Round
119.00 EUR
Description
  • old, antique army sunglasses from the 1960's
  • straps instead of temples; simple & functional
  • rather FUN sunglasses for a steampunk outfit
  • but the frame can be glazed with opticals, too
  • 2nd hand model with new lenses and hard case
Neostyle Disco And Love Sunglasses Details
Neostyle Disco
299.00 EUR
Description
  • Neostyle Disco & Love sunglasses from app. 1972
  • more than only a vintage pair of "Hippie glasses"
  • a true designer piece and fashion history likewise
  • not only eye-catching, but also brilliant wearable
  • nevertheless, rather a collector's / museum piece
  • in any case, a are old original in unworn condition
Neostyle Nautic 6 80's Miami Vice Sunglasses Details
Neostyle Nautic 6
699.00 EUR
Description
  • famous Nautic Series by Neostyle from the 70's/80's
  • flashy design with double temples; true eye-catcher
  • worn by actor Joseph TURKEL in MIAMI VICE, 1988
  • hyper-rare, probably one of the last pairs, worldwide
  • unworn (incl. original Neostyle box), collector's item
  • NO RETRO sunglasses, but a 30 years old ORIGINAL!
  • orange-gradient sun lenses (also wearable at night)
Neostyle Office 10 Gold Filled 70's Sunglasses Details
Neostyle Office 10
349.00 EUR
Description
  • precious 70's gold-doublé (gold filled) Neostyle frame
  • 1/20 10kt proportion (1/20 of the metal are 10kt gold)
  • outstanding workmanship (You must feel this!), vertu!
  • a true rarity and actually invaluable (collector's item)
  • never worn (like all our vintage gold-filled sunglasses)
  • this app. 45 years old treasure can be glazed optionally
Persol Ratti 807 Folding Vintage Folding Eyeglasses Details
Persol Ratti 807 Folding
499.00 EUR
Description
  • Persol 806 RATTI = legendary 70's folding eyeglasses
  • Steve McQueen made the Persol folding models famous
  • foldable frame from the legendary RATTI manufactory
  • delivery with a vintage folding case by Porsche Design
  • unworn, NOS (like all our vintage Persol Ratti eyewear)
  • NO RETRO GLASSES, but a min. 40 years old ORIGINAL
Persol Ratti 813 Folding Folding Reading Eyeglasses Details
Persol Ratti 813 Folding
499.00 EUR
Description
  • Persol 813 RATTI = legendary 70's folding eyeglasses
  • Steve McQueen made the Persol folding models famous
  • foldable frame from the legendary RATTI manufactory
  • unworn, NOS (like all our vintage Persol Ratti eyewear)
  • NO RETRO GLASSES, but a min. 40 years old ORIGINAL
  • this vintage reading frame fits optical lenses optionally
Ray Ban Olympian I DLX Easy Rider Movie Sunglasses Details
Ray Ban Olympian I DLX
399.00 EUR
Description
  • rare B&L Olympian I DeLuxe model, made in U.S.A.
  • legendary RAY-BAN movie-sunglasses; true rarity!
  • worn by Peter Fonda (movie "EASY RIDER I, 1969")
  • customized model with new CR39 plastic sun lenses
  • lenses with only 30% tinge (like in the biker movie)
  • incl. the orig. B&L lenses (with some tiny scratches)
  • 2. hand model, but in mint condition + Ray-Ban case
Selecta - Dalai Lama Pure Gold Filled Frame 70's Details
Selecta - Dalai Lama
349.00 EUR
Description
  • antique 'combi glasses' from the early 1970's - Original!
  • the DALAI LAMA wears this model (Dalai Lama glasses)
  • vintage gold-filled frame in 1/25 12kt. (carat) proportion
  • 1/25 of the metal is 12ct gold = high end quality glasses!
  • unworn rarity in large size 52-22 (true collector's item)
  • NO RETRO EYEWEAR, but a genuine old 1970's Original
  • the frame is made for optical lenses or tinted sun lenses
Serge Kirchhofer 461
299.00 EUR
Description
  • the most famous vintage glasses by Serge Kirchhofer
  • Serge Kirchhofer aka Udo Proksch created this model
  • in the 60's (produced by legendary Wilhelm 'Optyl' Anger)
  • can be seen in the documentary 'out of control' (part 2)
  • unique handmade rarity: 50 years old but never been worn
  • piece of fashion history / Austrian contemporary history
  • article of virtu - collector's item - museum piece - vertu
ViennaLine Royal 1601 Goliath Monster Specs Details
ViennaLine Royal 1601
349.00 EUR
Description
  • incredible vintage old school eyeglasses by ViennaLine
  • the top model of the ROYAL-SERIES; a MONSTER piece!
  • some frame parts are 10mm thick - simply unbelievable
  • nevertheless, rather a MEDIUM size (130mm frame width)
  • produced in the early 1970's; monolithic ... built to last
  • similar to the Ultra GOLIATH glasses (R. de Niro, Casino)
  • unworn vintage 70's rarity in high-end quality by OPTYL
ViennaLine Royal 1601 Goliath Monster Frame 70's Details
ViennaLine Royal 1601
349.00 EUR
Description
  • incredible vintage old school eyeglasses by ViennaLine
  • the top model of the ROYAL-SERIES; a MONSTER piece!
  • some frame parts are 10mm thick - simply unbelievable
  • rather a LARGE model (138mm frame width); size 54/20
  • produced in the early 1970's; monolithic ... built to last
  • similar to the Ultra GOLIATH glasses (R. de Niro, Casino)
  • unworn vintage 70's rarity in high-end quality by OPTYL
Zollitsch 249 70's Old School Eyeglasses Details
Zollitsch 249
299.00 EUR
Description
  • vintage ZOLLITSCH eyeglasses from the early 1970's
  • true 'OLD SCHOOL GLASSES' in unbelievable quality
  • massive frame, monolithic, impossible to get, today
  • noble, timeless frame pattern: 130 width = S / M size
  • unworn (like all our rare vintage ZOLLITSCH frames)
  • NO RETRO EYEWEAR, but an app. 40 years old rarity!